Digital Radio Receivers

ARC-PS5

Tuner Module

Purpose:

  • Filtering, amplification and conversion of VLF, LF, IF, HF, VHF and UHF signals to an intermediate frequency.



Board of ARC-PS5 Tuner Module without Screens

Configuration:

  • ARC-PS5 controlled tuner printboard for installation in user equipment. Available designs:
    • Basic – frequency range 20 – 3000 MHz
    • Extended – frequency range 0.009 – 3000 MHz
  • Software Development Kit.

Features:

  • Bandpass of 5 MHz
  • Option of synchronization with external reference generator.

Module Provides:

  • Tuning to the set frequency
  • IF analog signal output for connection of optional equipment.

Basic Specifications

General
Operating frequency range, basic configuration 25 – 3000 MHz
Operating frequency range, extended configuration 0.009 – 3000 MHz
Frequency tuning discreteness 100 kHz
Noise figure, max:
within 0,009 - 465 MHz range 12 dB
within 465 - 3000 MHz range 12 - 14 dB
Maximum allowable input voltage 23 dBm
Input attenuator 0 - 30 dB with 2 dB increment
When operated with internal reference generator
Relative error of frequency tuning ±5×10-7
Synthesizer tuning time 2 ms, max.
Phase noise of heterodyne when mistuning at 10 kHz, max.:
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range -100 dBs/Hz
within 20 - 1000 MHz range -95 dBs/Hz
within 1000 - 3000 MHz range -85 dBs/Hz
Selectivity and Harmonic Distortions
IF rejection 70 dB, min
Image rejection 70 dB, min
Intermodulation free dynamic range (3rd and 2nd order)
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 80 dB
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 75 dB
Input IP3, without attenuators
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 6 dBm, min.
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 0 dBm, min.
Input IP3 with 30 dB attenuator running
within 0.009 - 20 MHz range 36 dBm, min.
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 30 dBm, min.
Gain from input to IF output 10 dB
Transfer factor irregularity within operating frequency range of basic modification ±3 dB, max.
IF Signal
IF analogue signal frequency 41.6 MHz
IF output bandpass, 1.5 dB variation
within 0.009 - 10 MHz range 1 MHz
within 10 - 20 MHz range 2 MHz
within 20 - 3000 MHz range 5 MHz
Operating Temperature, Weight, Dimensions and Power Consumption
Operating temperature range -40°C +70°C
Power supply voltage 9 - 16 V
Power consumption 6 W, max.
Dimensions 100 x 16 x 168 mm
Operating set weight 0.5 kg, max.

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